Turkey-Syria border

Turkey vows to extend army operation to northeast Syria

After taking Afrin, Turkish president says Ankara will continue army operation further east, where US army has presence.

Erdogan vows to extend Turkey's operation to Syria's northeast

Syria's War

Turkish agency says tonnes of aid sent to Afrin during operation

Turkish disaster relief agency says over 30 tonnes of food aid have been sent to Afrin since January.

Turkish agency says tonnes of aid sent to Afrin during operation

Turkey-Syria border

Kurdish YPG vows to shift to guerrilla tactics in Afrin

YPG fighters pledge to shift to guerrilla tactics, as Turkish forces clear Afrin's city centre of explosive devices.

Turkey-Syria border

Turkish forces and Free Syrian Army capture Afrin

President Erdogan announces that Turkish flag hoisted in the centre of the Kurdish-dominated Syrian city of Afrin.

Turkey-Syria border

Free Syrian Army rebels 'enter Afrin city centre'

Clashes between FSA rebels and Kurdish fighters in Afrin still ongoing, Syrian opposition and Turkish media report.

Free Syrian Army rebels say they entered Afrin city centre

Turkey-Syria border

Turkey denies bombing Afrin's hospital

It is 'vile propaganda' by the YPG, says Turkish military.

Turkey denies bombing Afrin's hospital

Turkey-Syria border

UN 'deeply alarmed' about civilians in besieged Afrin

UN warns about 'alarming reports' on civilian deaths due to attacks as Turkey pushes to seize Kurdish-held Syrian city.

UN 'deeply alarmed' about civilians deaths in besieged Afrin

Turkey-Syria border

Fighting in Afrin displaces thousands, says monitor

Twelve killed and 60 wounded over the past 24 hours in Turkish shelling and air raids on Kurdish Afrin, monitor says.

Fighting in Afrin displaces thousands, says monitor

Syria's War

Afrin attack: Turkish forces prepare final assault

Syrians in Afrin cut off from water and bread as Turkish forces completely surround the Kurdish city.

Middle East

Turkish forces encircle Kurdish-held Afrin, start siege

Turkish army says forces encircle city of Afrin and control 'areas of critical importance' in northern Syria.

Turkey forces encircle Kurdish-controlled centre of Afrin

Turkey-Syria border

Civilians organise 'human shield' to protect Kurdish Afrin

People in Syria and out have reportedly offered to stand between the YPG and Turkish forces set to storm the city.

Turkey

Erdogan: Turkish troops on verge of entering Afrin

Turkish president says forces 'removing last remaining obstacles' in their attempt to seize YPG-held Syrian district.

Erdogan: Turkish troops on the verge of entering Afrin

Syria's War

Srebrenica mothers protest at Turkey-Syria border

Conscience Convoy wants to raise awareness of the crimes committed against women in Syria's prisons.

Turkey-Syria border

Turkey claims control of town in Syria's Afrin

State news agency says government forces backed by Syrian rebels now in control of Jandaris in northern Syria.

Middle East

Hundreds protest at Turkish border against Syrian womens' plight

Women of varied ethnicities and religions gather at the Turkey-Syria border on International Women's Day 2018 to raise awareness of the crimes committed against women in Syria's prisons.